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GRANNIES CREEK. Grannies Creek rises eleven miles east of Center in eastern Shelby County (at 31°46' N, 93°58' W) and runs east for six miles to its mouth on Toledo Bend Reservoir (at 31°46' N, 93°53' W). The local terrain varies from nearly level to moderately steep and is surfaced by soil that ranges from sandy to clayey and loamy. The area is heavily wooded, with pines and various hardwoods predominating.


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"GRANNIES CREEK," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 29, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.